Imelda Rosenthal Bar Exam Scholarship


Law school scholarship

Imelda Rosenthal Bar Exam Scholarship for Public Interest

This scholarship was founded by the Foundation of the State Bar of California to aid law students with the cost of their bar exam. The top winners will obtain Bar/Bri Bar Exam Review Courses and the rest of the winners will obtain a $1,000 award to help pay Bar exam and related fees. Each law school in California may propose up to five candidates for the Rosenthal Scholarship. If there are more than five Boalt candidates, the Boalt Scholarship Committee will choose the five candidates who best meet the standards of the scholarship to forward to the Foundation of the Sate Bar.

Preference is given to applicants who can demonstrate a long-term commitment to public service. Applicants must:
  1. Be taking their bar examination for the first time;
  2. Confirm their eligibility to graduate from law school in the year of their bar exam;
  3. Be able to demonstrate a clear require for financial assistance; and
  4. Be willing to sign a renounce permitting the foundation to analysis their information.
    • Deadline: TBA October
    • Award: Bar/Bri Bar Exam Review Courses for top winners; $1,000 scholarships for other winners
    • Contact: Joilene Grove
      Foundation of the State Bar
      180 Howard Street
      San Francisco, CA 94105
      Phone: 415-856-0780
    • Website: www.foundationstatebarcal.org/programs/